Nursing Continuing Professional Development Accreditation Information


Accreditation Statement

The Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 

The Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 15115. 

Learning Outcome 

Learners will report increased confidence in their ability to help patients in their transition to living life with an ostomy.

Contact Hours 

This activity awards a maximum of 6.75 of Contact Hours. Attendees are able to earn one nursing Contact Hour for every hour of education time. Learners complete an evaluation to receive Contact Hours. 

Disclosures 

Commercial Support: The WOCN Society received a grant from the following organizations for this activity:
Hollister Incorporated 

Relevant Financial Relationships: The planners and faculty for this activity have no relevant relationships to disclose, unless listed below. The WOCN Society resolved any resulting conflicts of interest according to ANCC criteria and standards.

Janice Beitz, PhD, RN, CS, CNOR, CWOCN-AP, CRNP, ANEF, FNAP, FAAN

  • ConvaTec Inc: Clinical Advisory Board

Laurie McNichol, MSN, RN, CNS, GNP, CWOCN, CWON-AP, FAAN

  • Hollister Incorporated: Clinical Advisory Board

Joyce Pittman, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, CWOCN, FAAN

  • Medline Industries, Inc: Speakers Bureau
  • Ostoform Ltd: Grant Recipient
  • Stealth Belt Inc: Grant Recipient

Janet Stoia-Davis, RN, CWOCN, CFCN

  • Coloplast Corp: Consultant, Speakers Bureau
  • Hollister Incorporated: Consultant, Speakers Bureau